Zumper welcomes new president and COO

Online residential rental marketplace Zumper recently announced the hiring of Vishal Makhijani as its chief operating officer and president.  Before he was hired at Zumper, Makhijani was the CEO of Udacity, an online education innovation service. Makhijani was also the COO and SVP of Zynga Network Products and a member of the board of directors of Yandex and CEO of Xandex Labs.